Development Communication Group

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Development Communication Group

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  • International Communication Group
  • Communication and Global Development program

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The Development Communication Group (DCG) was founded at Ryerson Polytechnic University in 1993. It was a joint venture of the Rogers Communication Centre and Ryerson International. The interdisciplinary organization was made up of representatives from its founding bodies as well as Open College, The Faculties of Applied Arts, Community Services, and Arts, University Administration, government agencies, and NGOs.


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  • Clipboard

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  • EAC

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